Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

December 15, 2011 18:23 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada

TIMMINS, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 15, 2011) - Please be advised that as a result of the ongoing collaboration between AANDC, EMO and the Canadian Red Cross, another shipment of essential, emergency supplies headed to Attawapiskat First Nation by plane. The shipment will include necessary supplies such as: styrofoam insulation, beds, diesel generators and drywall. Media are invited to take part in a photo opportunity.

*Weather permitting

Date: Friday, December 16, 2011
Time: 7 a.m. ET
Location: Timmins Airport (Cargo terminal)

Contact Information

  • Michelle Yao
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Honourable John Duncan

    AANDC Media Relations Line
    (819) 953-1160